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Numbers Carried
Type Number Date From
Pre TOPS (Pre Tops) D5003 12/12/1958
TOPS (Tops) 24003 04/1974

Locomotive Specifics
Class as Built 24
Wheels Bo-Bo
Builder Derby Works
To Service 12/12/1958
Withdrawn 16/08/1975
Time in Service 16 yrs, 8 mths , 4 dys
Cut Up 31/07/1976
Cut At Locomotive Works (Doncaster)
Status Scrapped

Code Name Date From
17A Derby (New) 12/12/1958
73C Hither Green w/e 11/03/1959
5B Crewe South w/e 30/04/1960
1A Willesden w/e 17/03/1962
2A Rugby w/e 16/06/1962
1E Bletchley w/e 03/07/1965
D01 London Division 18/04/1966
D05 Stoke Division w/e 08/04/1967
65A Eastfield w/e 06/03/1971
   Stored 5w/e 26/07/1975
   Withdrawn 16/08/1975

Date Modified Modification

Start End Event Details Source See Also
12/12/1958 To Service To service as D5003
Built at Derby Works
Allocated to Derby (17A)
11/03/1959 Allocation Reallocated to Hither Green (73C)    
22/08/1959 Sightings D5003/9 worked the 12:13 Ramsgate - Derby Friargate holiday train as far as Kensington Olympia. Black five 45260 completed the journey The Early Years of London Diesels  
30/04/1960 Allocation Reallocated to Crewe South (5B)    
26/11/1961 Sightings Eastleigh Works visit: Around the Works - Erecting shop. SLS 1/1962 Link
17/03/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Willesden (1A)    
08/06/1962 Sightings Derby Works visit: Around the works - Diesel Erecting shop. SLS 7/1962 Link
16/06/1962 Allocation Reallocated to Rugby (2A)    
03/07/1965 Allocation Reallocated to Bletchley (1E)    
18/04/1966 Allocation Reallocated to London Division (D01)    
08/04/1967 Allocation Reallocated to Stoke Division (D05)    
06/03/1971 Allocation Reallocated to Eastfield (65A)    
04/1974 Renumbered Renumbered to 24003    
26/07/1975 Allocation      
26/07/1975 To Store To Store    
16/08/1975 Withdrawn Condemned as 24003    
31/07/1976 Scrapped Broken up by Locomotive Works: Doncaster    

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